noun, formally a plural of insigne, but usually used as a singular with plural in·sig·ni·a or in·sig·ni·as.
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Police said that during his arrest they found in his bag two high-capacity ammunition magazines, which are illegal to possesses in the District, adorned with Proud Boys insignia.Proud Boys leader barred from District by judge following his arrest|Peter Hermann, Keith L. Alexander|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
When I earned my submarine warfare qualification, the Captain pinned the gold dolphins insignia on my uniform and gave me the proverbial keys to the $4 billion warship.How a Nuclear Submarine Officer Learned to Live in Tight Quarters - Issue 94: Evolving|Steve Weiner|December 30, 2020|Nautilus
The iconography of intolerance—from tattoos to insignias to flags to modern-times memes.
“We faced these issues of combatants without insignia in Iraq and Afghanistan,” he said.Shocked by Ukraine Violence, NATO Prepares to Face Down Putin|Leo Cendrowicz|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
U.S. defense officials told The Daily Beast the photos of the Russian insignia first shared on blogs were legitimate.Syrian Rebels Seize Russian Spy Station Near Israeli Border|Josh Rogin, Eli Lake|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A fourth soldier was too far away for his insignia to be seen.
Pat Roberts' car bears the insignia of a Chrysler dealership in Maryland.There's No Place Like Home For Kansas Senator Pat Roberts|Ben Jacobs|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Subject has military bearing, short haircut, brought a military uniform or wears the Cossack chevron insignia.Russia Tells ‘Tourists’ How to Go Fight in Ukraine|Oleg Shynkarenko|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It came from our ancestors, the Gauls, and has remained the insignia of our national character.Maupassant Original Short Stories (180), Complete|Guy de Maupassant
They are designed into pins and certain insignia, and used in a hundred other ways.As A Chinaman Saw Us|Anonymous
The leader wore a button, the insignia of non-commissioned rank.The Escape of a Princess Pat|George Pearson
Ankova did not ask their mission for he saw that they wore the insignia that meant loyalty to the man from the Fourth World.The Revolt of the Star Men|Raymond Gallun
Prisca omnium familiarum Scaliger stirpis insignia sunt, aut Scala singularis, aut Canes utrinque scal innitentes.